Artemis Technologies is a British company that develops high-performance, green maritime technology. The Company was founded in 2017 by Dr.Iain Percy, OBE, a two-time Olympic gold medallist in sailing, alongside other members from the highly-successful Amercia’s Cup team, Artemis Racing.
With a mission to lead the decarbonisation of the maritime industry, Artemis Technologies’ flagship vessel for the luxury tourism industry is a 100% electric, luxury water taxi, the Artemis EF-12 Escape. The zero-emission water taxi is powered by Artemis Technologies’ patented Artemis eFoiler® system, which lifts the vessel above the water, reducing drag and energy consumption by up to an impressive 80%. The vessel produces minimal wake and has a low noise signature making it perfect for environmentally sensitive areas.
The Artemis EF-12 Escape is the perfect solution for the luxury tourism industry. It offers guests a smooth, quiet and comfortable ride and has excellent sustainability credientials. . The Artemis EF-12 Escape is also highly versatile and can be used for a variety of purposes, such as airport transfers, sightseeing tours and private charters.
How the Artemis EF-12 Escape is Helping the Luxury Tourism Industry Decarbonise
The luxury tourism industry is a major contributor to climate change. According to the World Tourism Organization, tourism accounts for 5% of global greenhouse gas emissions. The maritime sector is a significant source of emissions within the tourism industry, with cruise ships and other passenger vessels being particularly polluting.
Artemis Technologies’ high-end, zero-emission water taxis can help the luxury tourism industry decarbonize by providing a sustainable alternative to traditional water transportation options including seaplanes and helicopters. The Artemis EF-12 Escape produces no emissions in operation and generates minimal wake. This makes it ideal for use in environmentally sensitive areas such as coral reefs and sensitive waterways.
In addition to being environmentally friendly, Artemis Technologies luxury water taxis also offer a number of other benefits for the luxury tourism industry. They are quiet, comfortable, and luxurious, providing guests with a truly first-class experience. The EF-12 Escape is also highly versatile and can be used for a variety of purposes, such as airport transfers, sightseeing tours, and private charters.
Dr. Iain Percy, OBE commented “We are excited to be working with the luxury tourism industry to help them decarbonize their operations. Our Artemis EF-12 Escape is the perfect solution for luxury resorts and other tourism businesses that are looking to reduce their environmental impact and provide their guests with a truly unforgettable experience.”
As more and more luxury tourism businesses adopt Artemis Technologies water taxis, the industry will be able to significantly reduce its environmental impact and provide its guests with a truly unforgettable experience.
Artemis Technologies luxury water taxis are a game-changer for tourism and the company is keen to gain industry feedback on the solution. Help shape the future of green transportation by completing this short survey https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/ILHAWaterTaxi.